Moving the Needle on Collaboration in Your Organization

People understand from experience that when they collaborate, they can accomplish more. And the numbers underscore that companies who collaborate better outperform their peers by 2 to 6 times. Yet most companies or departments are in the 72% of organizations whose collaboration maturity is either, “Unsupported” or “Non-integrated”.

Creating the Workplace of Tomorrow

In order to have effective collaboration you must transform your workspace into a place where individuals can work, play and innovate.
The ET Group invites you to join us on March 20th when Stanford Design School Directors Scott Doorley and Scott Witthoft host the 1st of Cisco’s web series entitled: Creating the Workspace of Tomorrow.

How I Navigated the Murky Waters of Video Conferencing: Confessions of a Small Business Owner

I am a small business owner, and like all small business owners my most precious commodity is time. I don’t have time to research new innovations in collaboration technologies, and so it was with dread and a heavy heart that I embarked upon my journey to understand video conferencing and how it could benefit me and my business. So if I wanted to introduce video conferencing into my small business collaboration tool kit, here are three important things I had to sort out to make video conferencing a reality …

Does Rich Communication accelerate the velocity of collaboration?

Some communications technology tools will help us interact directly with others vs. simply having a passive connection. By identifying and using these tools, we can create stronger relationships between workers in different locations vs. creating isolation and loneliness.